Infamous Arizona Sheriff Arpaio Targets New Medical Marijuana Law

Norml:  “Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, already infamous for his treatment of immigrants and prisoners, has now set his sights on Arizona’s new medical marijuana patients following the passage of Proposition 203 by voters last November.”

By |2017-02-11T17:31:45-07:00February 15th, 2011|Marijuana Crimes, Stories & Articles|Comments Off on Infamous Arizona Sheriff Arpaio Targets New Medical Marijuana Law

Arizona Police Study Medical Marijuana Law

Arizona Republic:  “Arpaio already building special unit to target those who abuse statute.  The plants that will ultimately produce medical marijuana in Arizona are not legally in the ground, but police agencies are already planning how their officers will try to enforce state pot laws while respecting a sick resident’s right to possess the herb.”

See “Arpaio on lookout for abusers of Arizona medical marijuana law” and “MCSO Sheriff creates Special Enforcement Unit to combat medical marijuana fraud.”

By |2017-02-11T17:31:43-07:00February 10th, 2011|Marijuana Crimes, Stories & Articles|Comments Off on Arizona Police Study Medical Marijuana Law

Joe Arpaio Supports Medical Marijuana, or At Least He Did at One Time

Phoenix New Times:  “Sheriff Joe Arpaio supports medicinal use of the good ganja? Well, at least that’s what the former DEA agent did during this clip from the 2007 documentary American Drug War: The Last White Hope. In it, Arpaio was asked his opinion on medical marijuana, as he stands in Tent City, surrounded by prisoners in bumble-bee stripes.

By |2010-12-20T07:35:37-07:00December 6th, 2010|Stories & Articles|Comments Off on Joe Arpaio Supports Medical Marijuana, or At Least He Did at One Time